With Ohanaeze’s Awka declaration, calls for restructuring get louder
If there is a project that has consumed time, energy and resources of Ndigbo, it is the search for equitable governance structure that should be acceptable by Nigerians from all walks of life.
Consider pragmatic approach, VON DG tells Ohanaeze
Against the background of recent restructuring summit convened by the umbrella socio-cultural organization of all Igbo, Ohanaeze Nd’Igbo, the Director General of Voice of Nigeria ...
Heavy police presence at venue of Ohanaeze summit
Security has been beefed up around the Alex Ekwueme Square, Awka, Anambra capital, venue of the Monday Ohanaeze Ndigbo summit on restructuring. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that heavily armed personnel of the Army, Navy, Police and NSCDC were strategically positioned on the adjoining roads to the venue. Officials of the FRSC were…
IPOB, Ohanaeze feud threatens Southeast summit
As preparations reached the peak for today’s Ohanaeze Ndigbo’s summit on restructuring and other topical issues affecting Nigeria in Awka, Anambra State capital, members of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra IPOB have threatened to disrupt the event.
IPOB, Ohanaeze set for showdown in Awka
The banned Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) will either make good its threat today or risk being tagged as a group that issues empty ultimatums.
Ohanaeze: Stoking crisis to weaken body ahead 2019
The apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo is not new to crisis. Since the formation of the group as an umbrella organisation of all Igbo organisations, home and abroad, it had experienced discordant tones that had often polarized administrations of the body. External influences from persons believed to be desirous of using the group to…
Nwodo tasks Achuzia’s children on father’s legacy
The President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, John Nnia Nwodo has tasked the children of the late Biafran warlord, Joe Achuzia, to emulate the footsteps of their father. Nwodo gave the charge in Asaba during the Day of Tributes organised in honour of Achuzia popularly called Air Raid for his daring exploits. He charged Ndigbo not to…
At Easter, Ohanaeze, PDP urge Nigerians to intensify prayers
Apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, said yesterday that the country was under serious siege and urged Nigerians to use the period of Easter to intensify prayers to God for the peace of the country.
Ohanaeze accuses INEC of deliberately disenfranchising Igbo
The apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has accused the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of using “deliberate effort” to disfranchise Igbo in the 2019 general elections.
Ohanaeze rallies Ndigbo against proposed cattle colonies
The apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, yesterday, called on all Igbo-speaking states to reject the proposed cattle colonies in the country. Rising from its National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting, Ohanaeze Ndigbo also urged governments of Igbo-speaking states to pass the anti-grazing laws to protect the people from further killings and harassment by marauding herdsmen.…